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UN warns of worsening humanitarian situation in Gaza

The file photo shows a Palestinian child in an impoverished area of the Khan Younis refugee camp, southern Gaza Strip, July 29, 2018. (By AFP) The United Nations has warned that the humanitarian situation in the besieged Gaza Strip is deteriorating due to a decade-long blockade by Israel on the ...

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“Israeli” Settlement Activity in Occupied WB Surges in Trump Era

The “Israeli” occupation entity launched a new illegal settlement push in the West Bank since US President Donald Trump took office, laying the groundwork for what could be the largest construction binge in years, according to data obtained by The Associated Press. The figures, gathered from official government sources by ...

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“Israel” Forms New Battalion to Be ‘In First Line’ against Hezbollah

As the Zionist occupation military’s fear from Hezbollah increasing might grows, it formed a new reserves battalion to act as the first line against Hezbollah by protecting the communities along the northern occupied border with Lebanon. Dubbed “Gates of Fire,” or Shaare Ha’esh, the “Israeli” force was created as part ...

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“Israel” Advances Plans for nearly 2,200 Settling Units

“Israel” continues to build settlements showing no respect for any international norm. According to new revelations, “Israeli” authorities have advanced plans for nearly 2,200 settlement units in the occupied West Bank. A war ministry committee with responsibility for such projects on Tuesday and Wednesday approved the plans. It said 1,159 ...

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22 Palestinians injured in Israeli attack on Gaza naval march

Israeli soldiers have wounded at least 22 Palestinians in an attack on demonstrators that had gathered along Gaza’s territorial waters to stage a new protest against the Israeli occupation. The injuries took place on Monday afternoon, when hundreds of Palestinians participated in the 20th weekly naval march in the northern Gaza ...

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US seeks to whitewash terrorists’ gas attack in Syria: Russia

Russia has rejected fresh US accusations regarding a chemical weapons attack in Syria’s Aleppo, saying Washington is trying to whitewash terrorists’ gas attacks and distract public opinion from American crimes. US State Department deputy spokesman Robert Palladino claimed Friday that Moscow and Damascus were behind the Aleppo gas attack on November 24 and ...

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Israeli fire injures dozens of protesters in Gaza

More than 30 Palestinians have been injured by Israeli fire during protests along the border between the besieged Gaza Strip and the Israeli-occupied territories Ashraf al-Qedra, the spokesman for the Gaza Health Ministry, said the Israeli forces opened fire at Palestinians who gathered in the eastern part of Gaza Strip ...

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Israeli forces shoot, injure 28 Palestinian protesters in Gaza

Israeli forces have once again opened fire on Palestinians taking part in protests near the border between the besieged Gaza Strip and the Israeli-occupied territories, leaving at least 28 people wounded. The Gaza Health Ministry said the 28 people were hit with live ammunition in Gaza on Friday. Ashraf al-Qedra, ...

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Young Gazan man dies of injuries sustained in 2014 Israeli onslaught

A young Palestinian man has died more than four years after being injured in an Israeli aerial attack that targeted his family home in the besieged Gaza Strip. Palestinian medical sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, said on Wednesday that 25-year-old Iyad Yousef Suleiman, a local resident of the city of Jabalia which ...

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Amnesty urges revocation of Israeli cyber firm’s license over Pegasus spyware

Amnesty International has called on the Israeli ministry of military affairs to suspend the license of a cyber firm which was reportedly in talks with Saudi Arabia to sell super-stealth spyware to the country and amid revelations that the company’s software had been used in “a series of egregious human rights violations.”  Amnesty ...

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